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The Wareham Center Census Designated Place had a population of 3,166 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Wareham Center is located at latitude 41.7668 and longitude -70.7261 in Plymouth County. The formal boundaries for the Wareham Center Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.44 sq. miles. Plymouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The Wareham Center Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378247) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||3,166 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,142 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||2,331 (73.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||24 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,557|
|Average Household Income||$65,516|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||23%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,679|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,122 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||839 (39.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||561 (26.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||721 (34.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$278,409|
|Average Home Value||$339,094|
|Housing Affordability Index3||93|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.21%|
|Per Capita Income||0.73%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.98%|
The table below compares Wareham Center to the other 245 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 150||39th|
|Population Density||# 73||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 221||10th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 71||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 214||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 86||65th|
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